If the organizers are to be believed PAKISTAN SUPER LEAGUE delivered more then 100 million audiences in its Season 2. According to PSL Chairman Najam Sethi, PSL delivered better then its season one on television.
Speaking to reporters during the finals at LAHORE, Sethi said that “PSL final was a great success and overall tournament delivered more than 100 million audiences worldwide, The season has great television ratings, online audiences and better then before gate sales”.
He added, “with the inclusion of more teams in the PSL in the next coming years there are formidable chances that in near future the perceivable standing of the tournament, which is considered to be below IPL, would be a distant memory”
The second season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) ended with a grand finale in Lahore. The much anticipated event had also garnered massive viewership online.
Interestingly, according to statistics issued by official PSL online website – Cricket Gateway – Pakistanis were not the top live streamers.
In terms of web viewership the PSL final had the biggest following in India. According to stats, of the total online viewership 28.22 percent were Indians. 21.47 of the traffic during the PSL final came from Pakistan.
The interesting statistics showed that PSL was not only followed by local fans, it was also a hit in the neighboring country. Furthermore, the following in USA was 12.4 percent, 15.8 percent in Oman and 4.67 percent of the fans were watching the final of PSL from Singapore.
PSL 2 finished on SUNDAY with Peshawar Zalmi crowned the winners of this year’s tournament.